Meaning and name origin
Annika \a-nni-ka\ as a girl's name is of Hausa and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Annika is "sweet-faced; He (God) has favored me". Annika is a variant of Anika (Hausa). Also a variant of Anna (Hebrew): Latinate variant of Hannah. See also Ann.
Annika is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3911 out of 4276, Top 91%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Annika for girls. Annika reached its highest rank of #284 in the U.S. in 2003. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Annika and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Anna (#34), Anika (#519), Annika (#576) and Ann (#945). (2014 statistics).
Annika▲ is also pronounced similarly to Anica, Anicka and Aniko. Other suggested similar baby names are Amika, Anisa, Anka, Anneke, Annice, Annick, Annida, Annina, Annis▼, Annisa, Annisah, Annise, Annissa, Annita, Annuska and Anuska. These names tend to be less commonly used than Annika.